Xylometazoline hydrochloride Apteo Med 0,5mg-ml 10ml

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The drug is intended for use in children from 2 to 11 years of age. Xylometazoline hydrochloride Apteo Med 0.5 mg / ml is indicated for the relief of nasal congestion. The drug contains xylometazoline hydrochloride.

Composition of Xylometazoline hydrochloride Apteo Med 0.5mg / ml:

Active substance: xylometazoline hydrochloride (Xylometazolini hydrochloridum). 1 ml of solution contains 0.5 mg of xylometazoline hydrochloride, which corresponds to 0.012-0.016 mg / drop (0.014 +/- 15%) and other ingredients: sodium chloride, benzalkonium chloride, solution, disodium phosphate dihydrate, potassium dihydrogen phosphate, purified water.

Action of Xylometazoline hydrochloride Apteo Med 0.5mg / ml:

Xylometazoline hydrochloride Apteo Med 0.5 mg / ml is a medicinal product for topical application in the nasal cavity. Xylometazoline hydrochloride, the active substance of the drug, constricts blood vessels, which reduces nasal congestion and swelling, and reduces the amount of secretions. The drug facilitates the drainage of secretions from the inflamed paranasal sinuses. The nasal drops make it easier to breathe through the nose if you feel like a stuffy nose. Already within 2 minutes after application, the drug starts working, the healing effect lasts up to 10 hours. The indication for the use of the drug is excessive nasal congestion - in the course of colds, hay fever, allergic rhinitis, sinusitis.

Application:
The medicinal product Xylometazoline hydrochloride Apteo Med 0.5 mg / ml indicated for use in excessively congested nasal mucosa - in the course of colds, allergic rhinitis, hay fever, sinusitis. For use in children from 2 to 11 years of age.

Additional information:
Store the product out of reach of children, at room temperature. It is recommended to protect against moisture and light. Only one person should use one package. Consult your doctor before taking the drug if you have high blood pressure, heart disease (e.g. long QT syndrome), hyperthyroidism, diabetes, prostatic hyperplasia, a benign tumor of the adrenal gland that produces large amounts of adrenaline and norepinephrine (phaeochromocytoma). ), are taking certain antidepressants (so-called monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs)) or have been taken in the last 2 weeks, you are hypersensitive to substances that act like Xylometazoline hydrochloride. The drug may cause insomnia, dizziness, irregular heartbeat in susceptible people, high blood pressure or tremors. Do not use for more than 5 consecutive days. If symptoms persist, consult a physician. The use of the drug for a period longer than 5 days or in doses higher than recommended may worsen the symptoms or their recurrence, as well as atrophy of the nasal mucosa. Do not use orally and in the eyes. Use in children and adolescents: do not use in children under 2 years of age. In children from 2 to 11 years of age, the drug should be used under the supervision of an adult. Use during pregnancy and breastfeeding: do not use this drug during pregnancy. During the feeding period, the drug should be used only after prior consultation with a doctor. The drug contains benzalkonium chloride, a component that may irritate the mucous membranes. Do not use for more than 5 consecutive days. If symptoms persist, consult a physician. The use of the drug for a period longer than 5 days or in doses higher than recommended may worsen the symptoms or their recurrence, as well as atrophy of the nasal mucosa. Do not use orally and in the eyes. Use in children and adolescents: do not use in children under 2 years of age. In children from 2 to 11 years of age, the drug should be used under the supervision of an adult. Use during pregnancy and breastfeeding: do not use this drug during pregnancy. During the feeding period, the drug should be used only after prior consultation with a doctor. The drug contains benzalkonium chloride, a component that may irritate the mucous membranes. Do not use for more than 5 consecutive days. If symptoms persist, consult a physician. The use of the drug for a period longer than 5 days or in doses higher than recommended may worsen the symptoms or their recurrence, as well as atrophy of the nasal mucosa. Do not use orally and in the eyes. Use in children and adolescents: do not use in children under 2 years of age. In children from 2 to 11 years of age, the drug should be used under the supervision of an adult. Use during pregnancy and breastfeeding: do not use this drug during pregnancy. During the feeding period, the drug should be used only after prior consultation with a doctor. The drug contains benzalkonium chloride, a component that may irritate the mucous membranes. The use of the drug for a period longer than 5 days or in doses higher than recommended may worsen the symptoms or their recurrence, as well as atrophy of the nasal mucosa. Do not use orally and in the eyes. Use in children and adolescents: do not use in children under 2 years of age. In children from 2 to 11 years of age, the drug should be used under the supervision of an adult. Use during pregnancy and breastfeeding: do not use this drug during pregnancy. During the feeding period, the drug should be used only after prior consultation with a doctor. The drug contains benzalkonium chloride, a component that may irritate the mucous membranes. The use of the drug for a period longer than 5 days or in doses higher than recommended may worsen the symptoms or their recurrence, as well as atrophy of the nasal mucosa. Do not use orally and in the eyes. Use in children and adolescents: do not use in children under 2 years of age. In children from 2 to 11 years of age, the drug should be used under the supervision of an adult. Use during pregnancy and breastfeeding: do not use this drug during pregnancy. During the feeding period, the drug should be used only after prior consultation with a doctor. The drug contains benzalkonium chloride, a component that may irritate the mucous membranes. do not use in children under 2 years of age. In children from 2 to 11 years of age, the drug should be used under the supervision of an adult. Use during pregnancy and breastfeeding: do not use this drug during pregnancy. During the feeding period, the drug should be used only after prior consultation with a doctor. The drug contains benzalkonium chloride, a component that may irritate the mucous membranes. do not use in children under 2 years of age. In children from 2 to 11 years of age, the drug should be used under the supervision of an adult. Use during pregnancy and breastfeeding: do not use this drug during pregnancy. During the feeding period, the drug should be used only after prior consultation with a doctor. The drug contains benzalkonium chloride, a component that may irritate the mucous membranes.

Contraindications:
Do not use in case of hypersensitivity to any component of the drug. Do not use when the patient has undergone nose surgery - e.g. removal of the pituitary gland or surgery involving the exposure of the dura mater (nose or mouth brain surgery). Do not use if the patient has narrow-angle glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye). Do not use when the nasal mucosa is very dry (drying rhinitis or atrophic rhinitis).

Side effects:
Some people may experience side effects while taking the drug. Stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately if you notice the following symptoms (rarely): difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the face, lips, tongue or throat, itching with a red rash or blisters. Common side effects: nasal dryness or irritation, nausea, headache, burning at the injection site. Uncommon side effects: epistaxis. Very rare side effects: allergic reaction (skin rash, itching), temporary visual disturbances, irregular or increased heartbeat.

Dosage of Xylometazoline hydrochloride Apteo Med nasal drops 0.5mg / ml:

Use as directed by your doctor or according to the instructions on the leaflet. For nasal use only. Children from 2 to 5 years of age, apply 1-2 drops to each nostril 1-2 times a day (every 8-10 hours). Do not use more than 2 doses in each nostril a day. Children from 6 to 11 years of age apply 2-4 drops to each nostril 2-3 times a day - if necessary. Do not use more than 3 doses in each nostril a day. Do not use more than the recommended dose. It is recommended to use the last dose just before going to bed. In children up to 11 years of age, the drug should be used under the supervision of an adult. Do not use the drug for more than 5 consecutive days. In case of, if there is no improvement or worsening of symptoms after 5 days, a doctor should be consulted. How to use: clean your nose, tilt your head back, put a measured number of drops into each nostril. After application, leave the head tilted for some time. After use, wipe the dropper with a clean tissue, close the bottle.